[WriteLog] Bug in Writelog CTY ??
Lloyd S. Smith
Sun, 2 Apr 2000 16:03:06 -0400
Writelog does not use the WL_CTY.DAT file. There should be a file in your
writelog folder named "convert CTY to Writelog" . When you run the program
it makes 6 new .DAT files that are used with Writelog. Make sure that
WL_CTY.DAT file is in your Programs directory when you run conversion
Lloyd S. Smith
----- Original Message -----
From: "Wil DJ7AA" <email@example.com>
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Sent: Sunday, April 02, 2000 3:31 PM
Subject: [WriteLog] Bug in Writelog CTY ??
> After testing WRITELOG in the EA RTTY contest (using CQWW as Contest),
> I found a (may be ) bug.
> All asiatic russian stations were given zone 17, what is of course
> wrong. I was using the latest wl_cty.dat from the WL homepage.
> When i look in the file, it looks OK, see the different Russian dis-
> tricts with their zone OK. But WL does only show 17.
> So you have to change manualy. But when you worke the same STN again
> on a different band, the Zone does not come from the correctet log,
> it comes again from the WL_CTY.DAT file. So even there are a lot of
> different asiatic russians active, it can give some problems in CQWW,
> you have to proof very carefully.
> May be better to give the zone from the last QSO first and than from the
> CTY file. I think CT make this, and I found it very good.
> 73 Wil DJ7AA
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